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Image for Willem De Kooning (Modern Masters Series, Vol. 2)

Willem De Kooning (Modern Masters Series, Vol. 2)

By: Gaugh, Harry F.; De Kooning, Willem

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Abbeville Press: 1983

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27535TB

ISBN: 0896593320

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean book with no defect of note. No bumps to boards, no chips or tears to jacket, and NOT a remainder. Contains 48 illustrations in full color and approximately 60 in black and white. Book provides a detailed look at De Kooning's life and work, plus statements from the artist and a look at his technique. Book measures 8-3/4" x 11-1/4" and has 136 pages. Part of the Abbeville Modern Masters series in which all titles stand alone. View more info

Image for Nineteenth-Century Decoration: The Art of the Interior

Nineteenth-Century Decoration: The Art of the Interior

By: Gere, Charlotte

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 1989

Seller ID: 25470

ISBN: 0810913828

Condition: Fine


A sumptuous feast of a book in like new condition. No defect, no names or writing, and jacket in brand new mylar cover. Gift worthy. Measures 10-1/2"square and has 408 pages replete with 500 illusrtrations, a full half of whcih are in full color. Text is deivided into chronological sections -- 1800-1820, 1820-1840, 1840-1860; 1860-1880, and 1880-1900. Covers the town house, the country house, the conservatory, and the cottage.Not a "fluff book" -- serious information. View more info

Guide to Delphi (laid-in Drawing and Maps)

By: Geroussis, Panayotis

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Athens, 1967

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: 16785K

Condition: Very Good


Nice clean, tightly bound guidebook designed for tourist trrade. Strong graphic design in full color to face and full page black and white photograph at back. Measures 7"x9-1/2", printed on coated paper and contains wonderful full-page photos at back -- 32 in all. Also contains three laid-in items -- one which contains numerous small drawings of various Greek vases, one a map of Ephesus and one a map of the northern area of Delos. Guidebook consists of 37 pages followed by the pages opf photos. Only defect is light edgewear. View more info

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A Garden of Prints; an Exhibition of 18th and 19th Century Botanical Illustrations

By: Getscher, Dr. Robert H.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Department of Fine Arts, John Carroll University and Vixeboxse Galleries: 1980

Seller ID: 17812

Condition: Very Good


Lovely copy, spiral bound to lie flat. Toning to edges of paper on covers and flat creasing to bottom back corner in two places. Pages pristine. No names or writing. Gorgeous illustrations of prints from the exihibition at back of book in black and white. Each entry describes the print and offers a great deal of information on each artist's life and methodology. Catalog measures 8"x9" and focuses on 63 prints. View more info

Image for The Community Arts Council Movement: History, Opinions, Issues

The Community Arts Council Movement: History, Opinions, Issues

By: Gibans, Nina Freedlander

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Praeger: 1982

Inscription: SIGNED by Author

Seller ID: 25608

ISBN: 003062052x

Condition: Fine


Very handscome book -- clean as a whistle inside and out. No bumps to textured black boards and pages and page edges are pristine.Jacket shows a smalll bit of sunning to pink area next to spine at front cover (see photo) and a few very tiny chips at front corners, but otherwise is without fault. SIGNED on front free endpaper by author thus, "To -----, and to all future challenges. Nina. 2/83". An interesting history of a movement which took its road map from the fields of health and welfare. Book is a thirty year retrospective as well as an anlaysis of programs and practices. 341 page... View more info

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Creative Essence: Cleveland's Sense Of Place (Cleveland Artists Foundations Dialogue with CD))

By: Gibans, Nina Freedlander

Price: $25.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Kent State Univ Pr: 2005

Inscription: SIGNED & Inscribed By Author

Seller ID: 27137TB

ISBN: 0873388194

Condition: Fine


Crisp, as new book with no names or writing, no remainder mark, no tears or chips and no bumps. Has not been price-clipped and is most handsome in brand new mylar cover. CD is still in envelope at back pastedown. A survey of Cleveland's contributions to art and architecture which arose from the Cleveland Artists Foundation's Daialogue Series which was a 22 hour-long collection of forums held in cultural institutions and on NPR. Book is beautifully illustrated. Measures 9"x11-3/4" and is printed on quality coated paper. 158 pages. SIGNED and inscribed by author thus, " For ... Enjoy! Nina Giban... View more info

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Interface: The Painter and the Mask

By: Gilot, Francoise

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Fresno, California, California State University: 1983

Edition: English Edition

Seller ID: 23621

Condition: Fine


Very nice book with clean white boards and pristine pages. No names or writing, no bumps to boards, no chips or tears to dustjacket, and no price-clip. The only fault is a crease at the lower front cover. This is a sequel to the author's book, Life with Picasso. But this book is also a stand-alone which focuses on her own artistic talent and her career as a painter. She also tells stories about the famous artists who were friends with her and Picasso -- Miro, Gris, Duchamp and more. the book measures 6" x 9" and has 196 pages including index. Illustrated.thropughout in black and white. View more info

Image for From Instanbul to Yokohama: The Camera Meets Asia  1839-1900;

From Instanbul to Yokohama: The Camera Meets Asia 1839-1900;

By: Gonzalez, Carmen Perez

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Koln, Museum Fur Ostasiatische Kunst: 2014

Edition: Presumed First

Seller ID: 24773RD

Condition: Fine


Very handsome oversized book -- like new and beautifully bound with French wraps. Text is in both English and German. Book measures 9-3/4" x 12-1/2" with 302 pages. There are no names or writing, no spine crease, and pristine pages throughout. Illustratred profusely with historic photograophs -- printed in sepia and quite large.Text is at front, but most of the content is photography with captions. Photos cover Turkey, Egypt, Mecca, Yemen, Ceylon, India, Berman, Singapore and Malaysia, Indonesia, China, Korea and Japan. View more info

Image for Breaking the Rules: Audrey Flack, a Retrospective, 1950-1990

Breaking the Rules: Audrey Flack, a Retrospective, 1950-1990

By: Gouma-Peterson,, Thalis (editor)

Price: $28.00

Publisher: U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 1992

Seller ID: 27686

ISBN: 0810931176

Condition: Fine


Beautiful art book with illustrated saturated color images of the artist's work. The book is crisp and clean as new with no names or writing. The dustjacket shows a bit of scratching, but there are no tears or chips and it is protected by brand new mylar. Measures 9-1/2" x 11-1/2" and has 159 pages. Very attractive green toned pictorial endpapers add to the overall look. Book is printed on quality coated paper throughout. and was published as an accompaniment to a traveling exhibit .Includes the following essays: Audrey Flack's Symbolic Realism; Reflections In A Mirror -- The Self Portraits... View more info

The Mainstream of Connecticut; Three Hundred Years of Life Along the River

By: Grant, Ellsworth S.

Price: $18.00

Publisher: Hartford, Connectocut, The Conencticut Historical Society: 1981

Seller ID: 20234HNC

Condition: Very Good


Nice catalog measuring 8-1/2"x11" and featuring 47 pages and 256 items from an exhibit held at the Connecticut Historical Society from January through May, 1981. Black and white photographs. Wraparound glossy cover features the painting "Middletown State of Connecticut", a watercolor on heavy paper attributed to Mary or Martha Rusell 1790-1801. View more info

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Mural Painting in Italy The 16th Century

By: Gregori, Mina

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Italy, Istituto Bancario San Paolo Di Torino: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 13688

Condition: Fine


Crisp, beautiful, as new. Book is pristine -- without defect. Lavishly illustrated throughout in full color with extensive English text. Third volume in series. A compiliation of essays by various authors covering the fresoces of the 16th century, a period when Italian mural painters reached new heights of excellence in both style and iconography. 251 pages. Simply splendid. View more info

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A ROOM OF THEIR OWN

By: GRETECHEN GERZINA

Price: $25.00

Publisher: ITHACA N.Y., HERBERT F. JOHNSON MUSEUM CORNEL UNIVERSITY: 2008

Seller ID: 131

ISBN: 13: 978-1-934260-05-

Condition: FINE


A ROOM OF THEIR OWN : THE BLOOMSBURY ARTISTS IN AMERICAN COLLECTIONS, FEATURES PAINTINGS, PRINTS DRAWINGS ,DECORATIVE ARTS,AND DESIGNS,BOOKS FROM THE HOGARTH PRESS, AND OTHER WORKS THAT EXEMPLIFY THE BREADTH AND STRENGTH 0F THEIR COMPLEX ARTISTIC OUTPUT AND EXAMINS THEIR RESPONSES TO THE ISSUES OF WAR INDUSTRY ,SUFFERAGE AND THE ENVIROMENT View more info

Image for Naive Painting: 89 Pictures By 32 Artists From the Federal Republic of Germany

Naive Painting: 89 Pictures By 32 Artists From the Federal Republic of Germany

By: Grochowiak, Thomas et al.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, Germany, Institut Fur Auslandsbeziehungen: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 25088

Condition: Fine


Very handsome book, nicely bound with heavy blue card covers and a clean white spine. No names or writing, no bumps to boards, and tightly bound. Designed without dustjacket. Measures 6-1/2"x9" and has 79 pages. Translated to ENGLISH. All works presented in full color. Paintings are by self-taught artists whose work is also known as outsider art. Black and white photos of earch artist at front with each telling his or her story oppsosite the painitngs. Quite beautiful. Book also contains a small catalgue of Candian naive painters laid-in. Descriptions translated to English, but issued with no... View more info

Image for Greek Funerary Sculpture: Catalogue of the Collections at the Getty Villa

Greek Funerary Sculpture: Catalogue of the Collections at the Getty Villa

By: Grossman, Janet Burnett

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, J Paul Getty Museum Pubns: 2001

Seller ID: 24995

ISBN: 0892366125

Condition: Fine


Crisp, clean book, very nicely kept. No bumps to boards and pages and pages edges pristine. Jacket shows no tears or chips and is most hndnsome in brand new mylar Only fault is blank bookplate to front pastedown. Book measures 9-1/2"x12-1/4" and is elegantly illustrated throughout with many full page photographs. Fifty-nine funerary memorials from the Classical and Hellenistic periods described and pictured. 158 pages. Indexed. View more info

Image for Against Nature: Japanese Art in the Eighties

Against Nature: Japanese Art in the Eighties

By: Halbreich, Kathy (curator) et al

Price: $16.00

Publisher: New York, Grey Art Gallery and Study Center New York University: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 23427

Condition: Very Good


This is an art catalog published to accompany a traveling exhibit across the United States. It's very clean and nice with no names or writing, no creasing, not even any cover lift. The book is also beautifully designed with deep French folds to the cover (see photo two). Text is written in both ENGLISH and JAPANESE. Plates are at the back of the book and are full page and in full color. The artists are contemporary and yet have not lost their sense of the classical. Catalog measures 8-1/2" x 11-1/2" and has 90 pristine pages. View more info

Art Beyond Isms: Masterworks from El Greco to Picasso in the Phillips Collection

By: Halford-Macleod, Johanna; Rathbone, Eliza E.

Price: $12.95

Publisher: London, United Kingdom, Third Millennium Publishing: 2003

Seller ID: 16919

ISBN: 190394208x

Condition: New


Crisp, BRAND NEW copy. Gorgeous with elegant French wraps. Beautifully illustratred in full color with one example per full page. Published to accompany a traveling exhibit. Over 60 works in all, each described, plus the essay -- "Seeing Beautifully; A Vision of the Whole" by Eliza E. Rathbone. 160 pages. View more info

Image for Waddesdon Manor: The Heritage of a Rothschild House

Waddesdon Manor: The Heritage of a Rothschild House

By: Hall, Michael

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A., Harry N Abrams Inc: 2002

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 25069

ISBN: 0810932393

Condition: Very Good


Beautiful oversized coffree table book. Pristine inside and out. Only flaw is former owner's larger bookplate on front pastedown. No other names or writing, no tears or chips, no price-clip and jacket protected by brand new mylar cover. Measures 10-1/2"x12-1/4". A sumptuous book illustrated lavishly in both black and white and color with color predominating. Coverss the history, the building of the manor, and the story of those who lived there . Book is a showcase for its beautiful gardens, achitecture and appointments. Very heavy -- additional postage required for both overseas and ... View more info

Image for Horst Hamman: New York

Horst Hamman: New York

By: Hamman, Horst

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Germany, Panorama Editions: 2001

Edition: First Edition Stated

Seller ID: 27796

ISBN: 3823855411

Condition: Fine


An enormous book which absolutely has to be this big in order to take in the wonder of the photographs. The book measures 12-1/2" tall and 14" across with page after page of duotones inside. The beauty of black and white photography and the architecture of New York collaborate to create a stunning book. There is an essay entitled New York On My Mind by Hamman written in both English, German. and French. After that though it's all about the pictorial beauty of the Big Apple. Book itself is clean and bright with no defect of note. The dustjacket is likewise clean with no tears or chip... View more info

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Artistic Luxury: Faberge, Tiffany, Lalique

By: Harrison, Stephen et al

Price: $28.00

Publisher: Cleveland, Ohio, Clevleand Museum of Art: 2008

Seller ID: 28005

ISBN: 0940717980

Condition: Fine


Crisp, beautiful book -- like new. Previous owner either read it carefully, or not at all. Pristine isnide and out. Book measures 10" x 11-3/4". A sumptuous book prepared to accompany an exhibit at the Cleveland Museum of Art which was mounted from October 19, 2008 to January 18, 2009. A dazzling book for a dazzling exhibit of treasures from the masters -- Faberge, Tiffany and Lalique, Book has 358 pages. Will arrive in brand new mylar cover. View more info

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Klingspor Kalender 1925 (German)

By: Harwerth, Wilhem

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Offenbach, Gedruckt und Herausgegeben von Gebr: 1925

Seller ID: 25775

Condition: Very Good


These little German calendars are exquisitely rendered -- the art is so charming. It's in the GERMAN LANGUAGE, but is so pleasing to the eye that art trumps comprehensiion for non-German speakers. It's a small, very thin book which measures 5-1/2"x7-3/4" and is illustrated with tiny illustrations throughout. The pages aren't numbered, but I counted 22. View more info